Disaster Relief Sector Resources

May, 2020

As we continue to navigate the human and organizational changes created by the COVID-19 pandemic, we are learning how quickly our organizations must adapt.

May, 2020

Over the past two months Philanthropy New York has hosted six member webinars to address the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on the philanthropic sector and how philanthropy can respond and work together.

November, 2017

New Southern Community Leaders' newest report, "As the South Grows: Weathering the Storm," explores opportunities for philanthropy to invest in environmental, racial and climate justice in the South.

October, 2017

Foundation Center and the Center for Disaster Philanthropy (CDP) announce the fourth edition of their annual research report, Measuring the State of Disaster Philanthropy 2017: Data to Drive Decisions. The new report documents $23 billion in private, public, corporate, and individual disaster-related giving to address major disasters and humanitarian crises that affected millions globally in 2015.

November, 2015
Measuring the State of Disaster Philanthropy 2015 is the second report from the Foundation Center's Center for Disaster Philanthropy.
January, 2015
View the resources and live stream recording of the program, "Ebola: Philanthropy’s Multidimensional Approach to Healthcare Amidst Crisis."
October, 2014
A new report examines the response of foundations, corporations and other institutional donors to the devastation wrought by Hurricane Sandy in October 2012.
October, 2014
View a recording of the webinar, "How Philanthropy Can Act to Stop the Ebola Crisis."
July, 2014

Drawing on interviews with its grantee partners involved in Hurricane Sandy recovery work, this report from the North Star Fund presents the largely unacknowledged role that community-based organizations—especially activist groups—played in the im

March, 2012
Between 1989 and 2011, the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation awarded more than $21 million to support relief and recovery programs across the United States and around the world. T